In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in the Halifax, Nova Scotia area, health officials say the number of confirmed measles cases have grown to s
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TORONTO – Public health officials and infectious disease experts are urging Canadians to check that their vaccinations are up to date as clusters o
Unlike outbreaks of measles and whooping cough, which have taken place in populations with significant numbers of unvaccinated people, the mumps ou
CHENNAI: The state government will extend the mass vaccination drive against measles and rubella by two weeks as one in four children of the target
With a population of 10,628,9992 inhabitants according to the 2014, general population census, the Republic of Guinea is faced with countless chall
TORONTO — Public health officials and infectious disease experts are urging Canadians to check that their vaccinations are up to date as clusters o
KARWAR: Although health department officials have been working hard to complete the Measles-Rubella (MR) vaccination drive in Uttara Kannada distri
A health camp at a government school in South Chennai this week was poorly attended.
Udupi, 24 Feb 2017: The measles and rubella vaccine campaign was held at Manasa Special School, Pamboor, near Bantakal, here on Wednesday, February
Since the first of the year, nearly two dozen people from six states — California, Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania — were
Just a personal recollection on the value of vaccines.
Earlier this month, Dr. Peter J.
Four more cases of measles have been confirmed by health officials in the Halifax area, bringing the total number of known cases in Nova Scotia to
A total of seven cases of measles have been confirmed in Halifax, just over a week after three were reported in the municipality, according to the
Public health officials in Nova Scotia say there are now seven confirmed cases of measles in the province, an increase from three cases confirmed i
Elimination of tropical diseases (kala azar, filariasis and leprosy) over two years; elimination of a vaccine-preventable disease (measles) by 2020
Vaccines led to the elimination of certain diseases, including polio and measles, from the United States," the Congressional leaders said.
MANGALURU: Dakshina Kannada district has achieved 74.9% success rate in the measles and rubella vaccination drive undertaken across the district fr
The WHO South-East Asia Region is making rapid progress against vaccine-preventable diseases. The Region was certified polio-free in 2014.
Room for debate on that one, too, then. But the main argument of his I want to point out for how it illustrates precisely why Dr.
It has been a journey of success since we launched City Today in the month of August 2013.
More than one crore children have been vaccinated in Karnataka under the Measles and Rubella eradication initiative, according to figures released
In September 2000, the United Nations signed the millennium declaration – a total of eight development goals to – make leaders of all 191 UN member
The campaign started in all governorates except Sa'ada which is in the northwest where it will take place next week and will be combined with
CHENNAI: The mass rubella-measles vaccination drive targeting 1.8 crore children across the state was to be completed in one month.
Measles is making headlines again in the new year.
Measles is making headlines again in the new year.
The first blow will be measles outbreaks in America. Measles is one of the most contagious and most lethal of all human diseases.
A national campaign on measles-rubella vaccination was launched in Hanoi on October 11 in the presence of Vice State President Nguyen Thi Doan.
Globally, vaccines prevent the deaths of about 2.5 million children every year, but deadly diseases such as measles and whooping cough still circul
Researchers have ruled out typhus, measles, and smallpox, though one scientist not involved in this study is skeptical that salmonella is the prima
The Western Cape Health Department’s vaccination drive is now being expanded.
The Western Cape health department has vaccinated 15,000 pupils and children against measles in Stellenbosch and Drakenstein in February, in an eff
The Institute of the Pacific United (IPU) was closed after six cases of measles were confirmed there.
NATIONAL NEWS - The Western Cape Health Department is expanding its measles vaccination drive. Schools and crèches will be prioritised.
My second son was born in March, 2000, which meant he was due to be vaccinated at the height of the MMR (Measles, Mumps and Rubella) crisis.
1892: The Post Office at this place did a thriving business on Sunday and Monday this Valentine’s Day week delivering and forwarding Valentines.
In depth analysis of Measles Vaccine Market is a crucial thing for various stakeholders like investors, CEOs, traders, suppliers and others.
Auglaize County Health Department Director of Nursing Brenda Eiting referred to the list of “required” vaccines, which includes: diphtheria, tetanu
WORLD Health Organisation country representative Jacob Mufunda says Zambia is on the verge of eliminating vaccine-preventable diseases like tetanus
India today set itself a deadline of June 2018 to achieve a universal coverage with the new single-shot Measles Rubella (MR) vaccine to prevent ann
As you may have guessed, that’s not what happened.
The Department of Health says there are no reported cases of measles in this province.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has listed Estonia among the countries which have eliminated endemic measles and rubella.
PANAJI: The directorate of health services (DHS) targets to cover more than 3 lakh children between nine months and 15 years in the first phase of
A new measles case has been discovered at a Palmerston North tertiary campus, days before control measures shutting down classes were due to be lif
The Salt Lake County Health Department (SLCoHD) announced Thursday that it is investigating two confirmed cases of mumps in Salt Lake County.
Local public health officials have confirmed a measles infection in a Whitman County child.
Accelerating efforts to eliminate measles and control rubella, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, today convened a meeting of an expert adv